The project, co-organised by SBS MTV channel and Standard Chartered Bank, aims to help people with visual impairment.
With the help of the band, Eye Camp Expedition plans to support eye surgeries for the blind and build water tanks for the visually impaired in Vietnam.
The six-member VIXX was set up on May 24, 2012 and now has a relatively stable position in Korean music after the success of its first single “Super Hero”.
The band has taken photographs for the campaign to be broadcast on SBS MTV channel in the near furture.
The Nha Bao va Cong Luan (Journalist and Public Opinion) Newspaper interviewed Dan Tri/DTiNews' editor-in-chief, Pham Huy Hoan, about the charity funds he has successfully set up at his newspapers on the occasion of the 91st anniversary of Vietnam's Revolutionary Press Day on June 21. Dan Tri's editor-in-chief Pham Huy Hoan When you were still editor-in-chief of Lao Dong Newspaper, the Golden Heart Fund was your brand and when you become the editor-in-chief of Dan Tri Newspaper, the Compassionate Hearts Charity Fund again was your brand. Why are you so enthusiastic with charity works? It was lucky that I…... [read more]
This conclusion is drawn from a survey of 217 South Korean businesses operating in Vietnam, conducted in November and December 2006 by the South Korean Embassy and the Korea Trade Investment Promotion Agency (KOTRA) in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City. The result showed that 93.3 per cent of South Korean businesses are very pleased with their investment in Vietnam . According to the survey, 57.6 per cent of South Korean companies in Vietnam are operating profitably, with US$510,000 on average, while 42.4 per cent are working at a loss but most of them are in the process of recovering investment capital.…... [read more]
The delegation, led by the President of the Vietnamese Association in France, Nguyen Thanh Tong, includes a number of French volunteers and medical students. During its visit to Muong Khuong district, Lao Cai province, the delegation agreed to purchase medical equipment for the district’s general hospital and granted scholarships to a number of ethnic minority pupils. It also delivered medicines to leprosy suffers and opened a small credit fund for cattle and poultry breeders as well as coastal fishermen in Quy Nhon province. Tong said the total cost of charity work is nearly VND300 million and the association will continue…... [read more]
Forty Miss Vietnam contestants took part in a wide range of activities before the final round of the pageant. On the afternoon of October 20, contestants and the organising board visited and presented gifts to children with disabilities at Hy Vong School in Long Bien district, Hanoi. Journalist Le Xuan Son, Editor-in-chief of the Tien Phong (Vanguard) newspaper, presents gifts comprising cooking tools, blankets, mats, confectionary, and books to the school. 40 Miss Vietnam contestants join charity work Miss Vietnam 2010 Ngoc Han The school takes care of 70 disabled children Contestants talk with pupils Playing with pupils Contestants visited Cuisine and…... [read more]
On January 13th, 2015, the Autonetteam has carried out charity works to help people with difficult conditions in the remote district of Phu Quoc island.As part of the journey to conquer the Southwest region of Vietnam with G-Class, the Autonetteam has used this precious opportunity to carry out charity works for people with difficult conditions in Suoi Lon, Duong To commune, Phu Quoc district, Kien Giang province.The team preparing for charity work in Phu Quoc islandPeople in the Suoi Lon village make their living by planting pepper all year round, but their income is not worth the efforts they spend.…... [read more]
Ta Thi Ngoc Thanh, former Director of SOS Children’s Village is known for her devotion to social work and her great love for disadvantaged children. At the age of 74, Ms. Thanh is still devoted to charity work. She has been recognized as one of 9 outstanding citizens of Hanoi. Ms. Ta Thi Ngoc Thanh was recognized as one of 9 outstanding citizens of Hanoi Ms. Ta Thi Ngoc Thanh was born into a family with a Confucian tradition. Her mother died when she was 2 years old, and Thanh grew up without a mother’s care. Following her family tradition,…... [read more]
A young man in Hanoi is gaining praise and support from local people for his tireless efforts to help disadvantaged people in the area. Each month, Nguyen Thanh Trung from Phuc Xa Ward, collects rice, eggs and clothes to give to poor families in Hanoi. Nguyen Thanh Trung is packaging rice to bring for poor people Phuong, whose family has benefited from Trung's kindness, said she used to have to collect and sell recyclables for a living. If she found nothing, the family would have nothing to eat that day. "Now I don't have to worry about hunger anymore. Sometimes,…... [read more]
On the 14th or 15th of every lunar month, upon hearing the voice of the 72-year old man, many locals with bowls of rice in their hands hurry towards the canal bank. Sitting on the boat, Mr. Lam reaches out to receive the rice. He places it on a simple scale, takes some notes and pours it into a sack. Finally, he thanks them for their contribution and rows away. Nguyen Phuoc Lam, 72, receives donation of rice from a local man along Vi Binh Canal to bring to help poor patients at Hau Giang hospital The idea for the…... [read more]
The Korean Cultural Days in Vietnam was officially kicked off in Hoi An City of the central province of Quang Nam yesterday.The two day event jointly held by Quang Nam province and Korean Embassy to Vietnam & Korean Cultural Center aims to mark 25 years of the establishment of diplomatic relationships between Vietnam -Korea.Mr. Le Van Thanh, Deputy Chairman of Quang Nam People's Committee; Mr. Lee Hyuk Embassador of Korean to Vietnam and Mr. Lee Dae Joong, director of the center attended the event.Many activities such as cuisine festival, traditional craft village exhibition and introducing Korean traditional clothes will help visitors…... [read more]
Mr. Vu Tien Loc (left), Chairman of Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry, received a Korean business delegation recently A delegation of around 120 leading South Korean enterprises will tour Vietnam early next month to explore the investment environment in the fast growing economy, said an official from the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI). Head of the MPI’s Foreign Investment Department Phan Huu Thang said that the visit led by South Korean Industry, Commerce and Energy Minister is on occasion of Vietnam-South Korea Business Forum, which is scheduled to open in this July 3. To prepare for the event,…... [read more]